Lily Collins is an English-born American actress, model, and writer born in Guildford, Surrey, England on March 18, 1989. She made her television debut at two years old in the show Growing Pains. She has since had roles in the shows 90210, The Last Tycoon, and Les Misérables. In her teen years she wrote for Teen Vogue, The Los Angeles Time, and Seventeen Magazine. In 2009 she made her debut in film in the movie The Blind Side and continued landing roles in the films Priest, Abduction, Mirror Mirror, Stuck in Love, The English Teacher, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, Love, Rosie, Rules Don’t Apply, To the Bone, Okja, Here Comes the Grump, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, Tolkien, Halo of Stars, and Inheritance. In 2017 she published her first book titled Unfiltered: No Shame, No Regrets, Just Me. Throughout her career she has been nominated for several awards and has won a Young Hollywood Award, a Hollywood Film Award, an Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award, and a Costume Designers Guild Award.